Special Report

This Is the Least Educated State in America

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40. Arkansas
> Overall score: 44.1
> Educational attainment rank: 46
> School quality rank: 36

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39. South Carolina
> Overall score: 44.4
> Educational attainment rank: 32
> School quality rank: 45

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38. Texas
> Overall score: 45.8
> Educational attainment rank: 39
> School quality rank: 37

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37. Wyoming
> Overall score: 46.6
> Educational attainment rank: 42
> School quality rank: 30

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36. Florida
> Overall score: 47.5
> Educational attainment rank: 36
> School quality rank: 32

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